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Poll Results: X6800 Install

 
  • 27% (12)
    Yes
  • 58% (25)
    No Way, not in that cheap Asrock board
  • 13% (6)
    Go away Moron
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post #11 of 42
Because there given to smart asses like Kingpin for free and thrown under phase....it's marketing the extreme brand that's all.
 
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post #12 of 42
I voted for the 3rd option but also the 2nd one first, so 2nd and 3rd in that order.
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Because there given to smart asses like Kingpin for free and thrown under phase....it's marketing the extreme brand that's all.
What are your Super-Pi times at your speed?
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What are your Super-Pi times at your speed?
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post #15 of 42
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Originally Posted by Mhill2029 View Post
15.189s
Do you think that would PWN my X6800 at 3.3?
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post #16 of 42
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Do you think that would PWN my X6800 at 3.3?
Probably, depends on system ram...I can do 14.102s @ 3.6Ghz. Bere in mind this is with almost 40 system processes running.
 
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post #17 of 42
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Probably, depends on system ram...I can do 14.102s @ 3.6Ghz. Bere in mind this is with almost 40 system processes running.
I can do 3.3 on this board
I already know what it will score 1m at stock..yeah yeah I installed it
I'm already at 16.98 at stock and I'm sure I can shave at least 2 seconds off.
Do you have any screenshots of your best 1m run?
I'm gonna work on the OC and I'll be back later
Why don't you drop some of those processes during Super-pi runs?
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post #18 of 42
Quote:
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I can do 3.3 on this board
I already know what it will score 1m at stock..yeah yeah I installed it
I'm already at 16.98 at stock and I'm sure I can shave at least 2 seconds off.
Do you have any screenshots of your best 1m run?
I'm gonna work on the OC and I'll be back later
Why don't you drop some of those processes during Super-pi runs?
It's the same chip, what are you trying to prove to yourself?
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post #19 of 42
Just to make you happy....this is 3.6Ghz Super PI 1M, i could do 3.8Ghz but don't see the need right now...
 
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post #20 of 42
The only reason X6800 is better in any way, is becuase those are the best chips cherry picked off the line.

Now, I wouldn't pay $100 more for the small boost in performance, let alone $500 more. I chose to go w/ the E6600 over the E6700 because paying $90 extra for .26 ghz more just didn't make sense to me, ESPECIALLY since I'm not even utilizing even 25% of my E6600 as it is!

Of course, some people want the best of everything. The Extreme lines are for them, since they're the only ones willing to pay for it.
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